| Feb 5, 2015
| 1:04 PM
A top U.S. regulator just announced he wants more power to oversee Internet service, much in the same way that the government already regulates phone service and other public utilities. The goal is to prevent Internet service providers like AT&T, Verizon,...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Don't you just love that mobile phone bill?
Our cellular bill for four lines arrives by mail each month, and it's a mind-boggling 38 pages. Really.
The envelope's a half-inch thick.
It seems to contain a billion entries, one for every single text,...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:03 AM
AT&T and the City of Pasadena have teamed up to install free Wi-Fi along Colorado Boulevard for mobile device users -- regardless of wireless carrier.
The free Wi-Fi is available along a four-block stretch in Old Pasadena from Pasadena Avenue to Arroyo...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over, but Sprint is rolling out one of its biggest price cuts ever.
The nation's No. 3 wireless carrier, which has rapidly been losing market share, announced Tuesday that it will cut in half the monthly rate plan...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:50 PM
A $50 makeup credit to all 170,000 former U-verse video subscribers has not stopped the complaints, or defections, following Frontier Communications' takeover of AT&T's statewide landline-broadband-television service.
Since the transition to Frontier'...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Frontier will be hiring 25 call center workers who speak both Spanish and English in New Haven in early 2015.
The company had previously announced it would hire 85 call center workers in the state as it took over AT&T landline and TV business.
| Dec 22, 2014
| 3:50 PM
NEW BRITAIN — Frontier Communications found itself caught short of trained people when customer call volumes in Connecticut were higher than expected in the changeover from AT&T, company officials told regulators Monday.
The company had projected...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 3:19 PM
HARTFORD — If you had a cellphone with T-Mobile or AT&T in the past five years, you might be owed money for unauthorized charges that have been recovered through settlements.
Both wireless carriers settled allegations of "mobile cramming" with the...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Now's a great time to buy and save on an Apple iPhone or shiny new Samsung Galaxy.
Even if you're not in the market for a hot new smartphone, there is no time like the present to make sure you're getting the most (while paying the least) out of your...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 10:00 AM
On March 26, 1979, AT&T security personnel in the company of Maryland State troopers raided A.A. Answering Telephone Service in Bel Air. It was my business and my home. Police confiscated electronic equipment I had been using to provide flat rate long...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 9:33 AM
AT&T Inc sought to clarify to U.S. regulators its plans to pause investments in high-speed Internet connections until "net neutrality" rules are settled, saying in a letter on Wednesday that the plans related to new and not existing commitments.